CARTaGENE's Surveys

 

Second wave of recruitment

December 2012 - February 2015

20,000 participants targeted in Gatineau, Montreal, Trois-Rivières, Sherbrooke, Quebec and Saguenay

The study includes:
  • Health and lifestyle questionnaire
  • Samples (blood, saliva)
  • Genealogical questionnaire (optional)

Nutrition survey (on baseline cohort)

February 2012 to August 2012
10,005 baseline participants

50.6% of response rate

The study includes a twelve month food frequency questionnaire

Environment survey (on baseline cohort)

September 2011 to May 2012
12,189 baseline participants
61.6% of response rate
 
The study includes a full residential and occupational history questionnaire

Phase A (Baseline survey)

July 2009 to October 2010
20,004 participants aged 40-69 years in Montreal, Quebec, Sherbrooke, Saguenay

25% of participation rate

The study includes:
  • Health and lifestyle questionnaire
  • Physiological measurements
  • Samples (blood, urine)
  • Genealogical questionnaire (optional)

Optimisation phase (phase O)

January to March 2008
223 participants aged 40-69 years in Montreal, Sherbrooke

37% of participation rate

The study includes:
  • Health and lifestyle questionnaire
  • Physiological measurements
  • Samples (blood, urine)